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Bayfront Cottage with Spectacular Views

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 185 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 6-8

Be prepared to enjoy the view of the stunning sunrises over the ocean and enjoy a refreshing drink on the back deck to view the incredible sunsets over the marsh. Enjoy a fully stocked and newly renovated kitchen with granite countertops and all the amenities. Watch porpoises at play from the comfortably furnished Great Room. Enjoy the gas fireplace on cool evenings or star gaze from the hot tub. The upper floor is reserved for the extra large master bedroom with a comfortable king size bed, en suite bath and large sitting room. Two other bedrooms are located on the main floor, and contain 2 twin beds and 1 queen bed.


Owner
Glenn Stieffenhofer
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few days
Response rate
70%
Calendar last updated:
27 June, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Glenn,



We forgot to write in your guest book about our experience, this letter is our expressions of thanks.



We came to celebrate our friend's 50th wedding anniversary. When we walked in the door we knew right away this was the right choice.



Your home offers a friendly atmosphere, great location, comfortable beds and a gorgeous deck to take in all of the beautiful surroundings.



Glenn, you are a wonderful host. Your caring manner was obvious from the time we first spoke to the time that we were driving home, when you called about a camera being left behind. Joyfully, we discovered the camera was yours.



The weather you ordered could not have been better!!



Thanks for everything!! We will be back.
Apr 2013
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Slaughter Beach

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 185 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • water cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower enclosure
    1st Floor Bath - toilet , bath with shower
    Garage - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • 1st Floor - Full - 1 large double bed
    1st Floor - Twin - 2 single bed
    Master - 1 extra lg. double bed , Large sitting area with queen size futon sleeps 2 additional
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • video player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • deck chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • wooden decking
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(138 traveller reviews)

Bayfront Cottage with Spectacular Views
average rating of 4.905797 based on 140 reviews
5

A beautifully peaceful vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Glenmore the week of June 11 - 18th. It was just perfect! Clean, comfortable and well stocked. It was so nice to not have to pack linens and towels. Everything you can possibly need or desire is provided! A fully stocked kitchen, beach chairs and towels, kayaks, bikes, etc.!

The view from the deck is gorgeous! I spent hours on both the front and back decks, reading and watching the birds. The bugs were not too bad despite some very hot weather a few days but bug spray is a must. I sat on the beach and read for 3 hours one day and did not see one other person on the beach in either direction! During high tide, I watched turtles feeding near shore, dolphins and many, many different birds.

We went to Henlopen State park for a couple of beach days. A beautifully maintained beach with plenty of room. Explored the Broadkill beach area. Absolutely beautiful! Hiked in Prime Hook, and drove around, exploring the area. A must try is Po Boys restaurant. We had our dog with us so we got a couple of meals to go and warmed them up for dinner. VERY GOOD! Looks like a great craft beer menu. Next time, we will eat there!

If you are looking for a quiet, friendly peaceful vacation, this IS the spot for you!

We sure hope to visit again next year!! Thanks Glen!

The Moffetts

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A very relaxing beautiful beach house with all the amenities.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time and created beautiful memories for our family.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing and tranquil vacation

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough great things about Glenmore Cottage! This is our 6th time renting this amazing home and we will be back again!!! I always look forward to vacationing in Slaughter Beach as it is peaceful and calming. When you work all year and are very busy and always on the go, this is the perfect place to fully relax! This home is clean, well maintained and has everything you need.

I can't get enough of the spectacular view and taking long walks on the beach! I miss it already!

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Branchburg, NJ
5

Comfortable, relaxing vacation in a beautiful house!

  • 5 of 5

From our first entrance into the house, being welcomed by a large fresh flower arrangement in the kitchen, we felt very comfortable at Glenmor. The house is beautifully decorated with high quality furnishings and unique decorations. All the beds were comfortable and both bathrooms are very roomy. We loved the large outside deck with fantastic views of the bay, where we could bird watch and enjoy the fresh air and sunshine. At low tide, we could see many birds on the exposed sand bar in front of the house. We've stayed at Slaughter Beach before but this was our first visit to Glenmor - hopefully not our last!

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Richmond, VA
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

I am reluctant to write a glowing review that will increase competition when I wish to return! If you like nature, quiet, privacy and the sea, this place cannot be beat. Glenn has furnished the place with everything you could possibly want. And he is available to instantly answer any questions.

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

If you want peace, quiet, comfort, beauty and the best bay view around, this is the place!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Glenn is wonderful!!! The house is so comfy and clean and has everything you could want!!! The bed is super comfortable and the morning view is breathtaking!! After walking on the beach and rinsing off, time to enjoy the hot tub!!!!! I love this place!!!!! We are repeat renters!!!

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Philadelphia, PA
Nearest Ferry
22 Miles
Cape May-Lewes Ferry
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
The Rookery North
Nearest Train
75 Miles
Wilmington, DE
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Route 1
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Abbott's Grill
Nearest Beach
25 Metres
Slaughter Beach
Car: necessary

* DuPont Nature Center - Lighthouse Road, Slaughter Beach -- open Tues-Sun 10pm to 4pm www.dupontnaturecenter.org

* Midway Casino - 15 West Rider Road, Harrington, DE 302-398-7228

* Dover Air Force Base Air Mobility Command Museum 1301 Heritage Road, Dover Air Force Base, DE -- open Tues-Sun 9am to 4pm, Use Rt. 9 entrance

* Lewes, DE -- historic District

* Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes, DE -- $8/day for out of state vehicle

* Peas Patch Island, Fort Delaware State Park -- open Wed-Sun. Built in 1859 and once house Confederate prisoners

* Dogfish Head Brewery -- 6 Cannery Village Center, Milton, DE - tours Tues-Sat starting at 11am. Make reservations by calling 302-684-1000

* Killens Pond State Park, Killens Pond Road, Felton, DE -- waterpark, trail rides, paddle boat and canoe rentals open daily 8am to sunset

* Golf - The Rookery North, Business Rt 1, Milford, DE & The Rookery South.

* Movies at Midway Atlantic Theater - Rt 1 Lewes, DE 302-645-0200

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Slaughter Beach

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2017
4 Jun 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
A$2,542
 
 
Early Fall 2017
3 Sep 2017 - 7 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
A$2,007
 
 
Late Fall 2017
8 Oct 2017 - 4 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$234
From
A$268
Fri,Sat
A$1,605
A$5,779
 
 
Winter 2017-2018
5 Nov 2017 - 3 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$134
From
A$201
Fri,Sat
A$1,003
A$4,013
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$301
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection A$78.93
Pet Fee A$40.13
Housekeeping A$133.78

Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed.

Pets considered with prior approval.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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